Macao driving license
2017-01-01

 

Application for driving exam
Service Information:
Service Provider:Transport Bureau(DSAT)Other Entity / Agency:N/A
Application Location:

1.Reception Area of the Transport Bureau(China Plaza): Avenida da Praia  Grande, No. 762-804, China Plaza, 3º andar, Macau (In advance/Delay) 
 

2.Reception Area of the Transport Bureau(Estrada de D.Maria II): Estrada D.Maria II,Nº33, Macau

3.Servive Center of RAEM: Rua Nova da Areia Preta No.52, 1º andar, Zona I  (In advance/Delay) 

 

Office Hours:Monday to Friday from 9 am to 6 pm (noon as usual)
Introduction (Service Coverage):N/AEnquiry Methods:Transport Affairs Hotline: 8866 6363

First application

Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:First application
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:Person who intends to obtain the Macao driving license
  
Required Document:
  1. Fill in Mod. No. 1 – Application form for driving exam (available at the service counters of the Transport Bureau or download from the Transport Bureau website).
  2. Original copy of the driver’s medical certificate.
  3. One distinct photocopy of the valid Macao identity card or valid document for legal stay in Macao SAR.
  4. Four 1.5 inches recent color photos (with white background).
Document must be presented:To show the valid Macao identity card or valid document for legal stay in Macao SAR.
  
Charges (or Taxes):In accordance with the Dispatch No. 525/2016 ratified by the Chief Executive, “The Tax Table, Tariff and Price List of the Transport Bureau” published on the Macao Government Official Gazette (Series I) on December 31, 2016.
Fee for the form: Free of charge
Stamp Duty: No stamp duty
Deposit:No deposit necessary
  
Remark:
  1. Application for driving exam must be stamped with the seal of the driving school and signed by the instructor; qualifications for applying the driving exam.
  2. To obtain the relevant categories in the driving license, it is necessary to comply with the following conditions:
    Light motorcycle, heavy motorcycle and light motor vehicle: 18 years old.
    Heavy goods vehicle, heavy passenger vehicle and articulated vehicle or vehicle section: 21 years old.
  3. The criteria for applying the exam for the categories of D1 and D2:
    a) Applicant for D1 must hold a valid category of C, or have held a valid category of B for at least three years.
    b) Applicant for D2 must have held a valid category of C for at least one year, or hold a valid category of D1.
  4. A document for the insurance of the third party should be submitted by the applicant for the exam of light/heavy motorcycle when issuing learner driving license.
  5. Students must have undertaken the stipulated lessons on driving theory or practical before they can take the exams.
  6. Candidate who is absent from any exam can apply to retake the exam and pay the related fees within two years since the date he/ she has passed the latest exam, and that the exam which he/she has passed previously is still considered effective.
Forms:Mod. No. 1 – Application form for driving exam
The driver’s medical certificate

Re-apply

Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:Re-apply
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:Person who intends to take the exam for other categories.
  
Required Document:Same as the first  application and to submit a distinct photocopy of the Macao driving license (person who applies for the other driving exam).
Document must be presented:Same as the first application and to show a valid original Macao driving license.
  
Charges (or Taxes):In accordance with the Dispatch No. 525/2016 ratified by the Chief Executive, “The Tax Table, Tariff and Price List of the Transport Bureau” published on the Macao Government Official Gazette (Series I) on December 31, 2016.
Fee for the form: Free of charge
Stamp Duty: No stamp duty
  
Remark:Applicant should comply with one of the following conditions:
  1. Macao driving license holder who is applying for other driving exam (exemption for theory test).
  2. Person who has passed the theory test must apply for the driving exam within 2 years after the passing date.
  3. A document for the insurance of the third party should be submitted by the applicant for the exam of light/heavy motorcycle when issuing learner driving license.
  4. Learner must have undertaken the stipulated lessons on theory or practical before they can take the exam.

Retake

Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:Retake
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:Applicant who has failed in the theory or practical test.
  
Required Document:Same as the first  application
Document must be presented:Same as the first application, or one distinct photocopy of the Macao SAR Resident Identity Card which has been confirmed by the driving school or instructor.
  
Charges (or Taxes):In accordance with the Dispatch No. 525/2016 ratified by the Chief Executive, “The Tax Table, Tariff and Price List of the Transport Bureau” published on the Macao Government Official Gazette (Series I) on December 31, 2016.
Fee for the form: Free of charge.
Stamp Duty: No stamp duty.
Deposit:No deposit necessary.
  
Remark:
  1. Driver's medical certificate is valid for 6 months upon the date of the check-up.
  2. A document for the insurance of the third party should be submitted by the applicant for the exam of light/heavy motorcycle when issuing learner driving license (if the insurance expires before the exam date, a valid insurance certification must be shown).

Exam for Special Driving Permit

Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:Exam for Special Driving Permit
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:Person who intends to obtain the special driving permit
  
Required Document:
  1. Fill in Mod. No. 1 – Application form for driving exam (available at the service counters of the Transport Bureau or download from the Transport Bureau website).
  2. Original copy of the driver’s medical certificate.
  3. One distinct photocopy of the valid Macao identity card or valid document for legal stay in Macao SAR.
  4. Four 1.5 inches recent color photos (with white background).
  5. A distinct photocopy of the valid Chinese driving license or driving license of other country and region.
Document must be presented:
  1. To show the valid Macao identity card or valid document for legal stay in Macao SAR.
  2. To show the valid Chinese driving license or driving license of other country and region.
  
Charges (or Taxes):In accordance with the Dispatch No. 525/2016 ratified by the Chief Executive, “The Tax Table, Tariff and Price List of the Transport Bureau” published on the Macao Government Official Gazette (Series I) on December 31, 2016.
Fee for the form: Free of charge
Stamp Duty: No stamp duty
Deposit:No deposit necessary
  
Remark:
  1. The category which the applicant is applying must be the same or similar to that stated on his/her driving license. Applicant without the Macao SAR Resident Identity Card can only apply the exam for the categories of Light Motor Vehicle, Heavy Motorcylce and Light Motorcycle.
  2. If the applicant's driving license is not in Chinese, Portuguese, English or French, a translation with an official language of Macao SAR must be attached.
  3. Holder of learner driving license can only drive on public roads designated for learning or exam and must be accompanied by the instructor or examiner.
Forms:Mod. No. 1 – Application form for driving exam
The driver’s medical certificate

In advance/Delay

Application Proceduce:
Transactional Categories:In advance/Delay
Target Groups and Application Eligibility:Candidate who cannot attend the exam.
  
Required Document:
  1. Mod. No. 001/DLC (available at the Service Counters of the Transport Bureau or download from the Transport Bureau website).
  2. One distinct photocopy of the valid Macao identity card or valid document for legal stay in Macao SAR.
  3. Document to prove the reason for applying advance or delay of exam.
Document must be presented:The valid Macao identity card or valid document for legal stay in Macao SAR.
  
Charges (or Taxes):In accordance with the Dispatch No. 525/2016 ratified by the Chief Executive, “The Tax Table, Tariff and Price List of the Transport Bureau” published on the Macao Government Official Gazette (Series I) on December 31, 2016.
Fee for the form: Free of charge.
Stamp Duty: No stamp duty.
Deposit:No deposit necessary.
  
Remark:
  1. Applicant must submit the learner driving license when applying for the delay of exam.
  2. The approval or disapproval for the reason of advance or delay of the exam will be in accordance with "Regulation of Advances and Delays of Driving Exam". Details of the relevant regulation can be found as below "Legislations Website".
Forms:Mod. No. 001/DLC
Legislations Website:http://bo.io.gov.mo/bo/ii/98/40/avisosoficiais.asp
Provider: DSAT
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